Houston BBQ Restaurant Gives Free Meals To Furloughed WorkersHouston-area federal workers who've been furloughed because of the partial government shutdown received some free barbecue from a popular local restaurant Friday.
Texas Rep. Will Hurd Calls Wall "Least Affective" Border Security MeasureTexas Congressman Will Hurd is calling on a solution to U.S. border security with an emphasis on technology — not a physical barrier.
TSA Workers Talk Shutdown Impact On Airline Safety At DFW RallyAs the partial government shutdown continues, North Texas TSA workers have gathered today to discuss the impact the shutdown is having on airline safety.
Wife Of Furloughed Federal Worker Wins $100K In LotteryHe's the one with the lucky pick! The wife of a federal worker currently furloughed in the partial government shutdown recently won the top prize in the Virginia Lottery's special drawing.
Partial Government Shutdown On Track To Become Longest EverAs the government shutdown drags into its third week with no solution in sight, the prolonged stalemate is nearing several major turning points.
Garbage, Feces Take Toll On National Parks Amid ShutdownHuman feces, overflowing garbage, illegal off-roading and other damaging behavior are beginning to overwhelm some national parks, as a partial government shutdown left areas open to visitors but with little staff.
What To Expect In The Second Week Of The Partial Government ShutdownThe government shutdown is in its second week, with President Trump and congressional Democrats still at an impasse over border wall funding.